A delightful collection of stories to fit every reader s taste If this is a new genre for you, there s no better currently choice. The Anthology of Cozy Noir is an interesting collection of eclectic short stories that humor and delight Editor Andrew MacRae s debut publication is, in his words, a new sub genre, yet, the reader will find the traditional PI down on his luck and a sweet lady with knitting needles who restrains a thug A mix of herbs from a widow s garden is sure to kill However, there are no cats to be stroked, thus,die hard readers will enjoy the killers and misfits who can t keep their fingers off the The Anthology of Cozy Noir is an interesting collection of eclectic short stories that humor and delight Editor Andrew MacRae s debut publication is, in his words, a new sub genre, yet, the reader will find the traditional PI down on his luck and a sweet lady with knitting needles who restrains a thug A mix of herbs from a widow s garden is sure to kill However, there are no cats to be stroked, thus,die hard readers will enjoy the killers and misfits who can t keep their fingers off the trigger For that, readers who love grit can be thankful This first publication comes out of the cannon full force Each story is full of explosive action, metaphors and guile Character development at it s best with twists and turns to keep you awake Blunt force when needed and endings that amuse, satisfy and console Do I have a best liked and least yes but I won t spoil the fun This 13 story collection proves the writers know how to put a match to a fuse and write a damn good story Watch out mystery magazine publishers, Darkhouse Books has stories that rival the best sellers of shorts This go anywhere book should fly off the shelves.The editor, Andrew MacRae provided this book for review.Submitted by Wil A Emerson For a complete list of authors and quips see wilaemerson.blogspot.com Thirteen stories of mystery and murder